Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

McCahan's Sunny Cane Sugar [1939]


This pamphlet is a die cut of a box. The front cover has the title "McCahan's Sunny Cane Sugar" written in yellow and white lettering on a dark blue background on the top. There is a splash of yellow in the upper right and left corners along with the lower left corner. Underneath the title, there are a few lines in a white square describing sugar cane and its uses. In the lower right corner, the phrase "Extra Fine Granulated" is listed in white lettering. The back cover looks exactly like the front but lacks the box with the description of sugar cane. The front end page features a list of the editions and what year they were published along with the copyright information and Good Housekeeping Bureau seal. The following inside pages begin with a table of contents and continue with a couple pages on the history of sugar. There are various photographs located inside including factories, main dishes and packages of sugar cane. Page thirty four starts off the recipes for various subjects such as roasts, vegetables, icings, candies and cookies. The back end page consists of at the top with the phrase "Sunny Cane Sugars Meet Every Household Need" and continues with eight different boxes of "Sunny Cane Sugar."

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Sunny Cane Sugar


88 p.

14.9 x 9.8 cm


Language: English

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Citation: McCahan's Sunny Cane Sugar [1939]. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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